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Chipperkyle House

A Category B Listed Building in Kirkpatrick Durham, Dumfries and Galloway

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Latitude: 54.9994 / 54°59'57"N

Longitude: -3.9029 / 3°54'10"W

OS Eastings: 278373

OS Northings: 568854

OS Grid: NX783688

Mapcode National: GBR 1B5M.TN

Mapcode Global: WH4VN.0LRS

Plus Code: 9C6RX3XW+PR

Entry Name: Chipperkyle House

Listing Name: Chipperkyle House

Listing Date: 4 November 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 341958

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB9667

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Kirkpatrick Durham

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Castle Douglas and Crocketford

Parish: Kirkpatrick Durham

Traditional County: Kirkcudbrightshire

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Probably built circa 1810-15 for Lt Col Alexander Maitland. 2-storey and basement, square-plan house. Rendered rubble with painted raised sandstone margins, basecourse and quoins.

ENTRANCE ELEVATION TO S: symmetrical 3-bay with steps to gabled porch with moulded eaves band. Depressed-arch tripartite doorway with fan-and side-lights; double-leaf panelled doors. All windows single light sash and case with 12-pane glazing pattern tripartite above porch with timber

mullions. Moulded eaves cornice, bold stack to centre wallhead with semi-circular window.

Flanks detailed as above; later 19th-century single storey gabled bay to E. U-plan slate roof; bold wallhead stacks. Rear elevation with single-storey ranges at basement level forming Kitchen court entered through depressed-arch pend.

INTERIOR simply detailed; plain timber stair balusters, good timber doorcases.

Statement of Interest

B group with Chipperkyle Stables and Dovecot.

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